Tune in Tonight, Wednesday, March 22
“Shots Fired” (7 p.m., Fox, TV-14) marks the second “ripped from the headlines” drama to arrive over the last 10 days. Like the themes in the third season of “American Crime,” it does not shy away from controversy. But it inverts the themes of current ...
The Evolution of 'A Star Is Born' From 1932 to Lady Gaga
Times of San Diego
Janet Gaynor and Fredric March. Photo via Wikimedia Commons. Five years later, studio head David O. Selznick produced his own tinsel town piece called “A Star is Born” that bore so much similarity to “Hollywood,” RKO almost sued Selznick for plagiarism.
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"Seven Days In May" starring Burt Lancaster, Kirk Douglas, Fredric March, Ava Gardner, Martin Balsam.1964, 117 mins., B&W., 6 p.m., Landmark Loew's Theatre, 54 Journal Square. "Dr. Strangelove or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb," ...
Today in History: March 13
On March 13, 1947, the Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe musical "Brigadoon," about a Scottish village which magically reappears once every hundred years, opened on Broadway. "The Best Years of Our Lives" won the Academy Award for best picture of ...